Definition of Nanticoke
1a : an American Indian people of eastern Maryland and southern Delaware b : a member of such people
2 : an Alonquian language of the Nanticoke and Conoy peoples
3 : one of a group of people of mixed American Indian, white, and black ancestry in southern Delaware
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Origin and Etymology of nanticoke
Nanticoke Naitaquok, literally, tidewater people
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